Birmingham Vulnerable Adults Supported Housing

Edgbaston, Birmingham B16 0121 455 0583

Birmingham Vulnerable Adults Supported Housing has eight services across Birmingham: Lightfoot House, Bridgeburn Road, Old Vicarage, Osbourne House, Primrose House, Roundlea Road, Sandwood House and Sandybanks. We support adults aged 18 and over, with a range of mental health needs and learning disabilities.

At a glance

  • Staff on-site during office hours
  • Short-term supported housing for up to two years
  • Communal lounge, dining room, kitchen and garden.



Eight services across Birmingham, with easy access to local amenities such as shops, restaurants, parks, colleges, cinemas and public transport links.

Accommodation type

Accommodation Type

Eight services comprising 57 single-occupancy bedrooms and 8 one-bedroom apartments. Each apartment has a bedroom, lounge/diner, kitchen and bathroom.

Communal areas

Communal areas

Shared spaces at each service include a lounge, dining room, kitchen, laundry room, bathroom and garden.

Safety and security

Safety and security

Staff office on-site, CCTV and a secure door access system help to ensure residents’ safety and security.

Tenancy agreement

Rental agreement type

All bedrooms are let on a licence agreement and all apartments are let on an assured shorthold tenancy agreement.

Feedback and suggestions

Support planning

Staff draw up a personalised support plan with residents using the Mental Health Recovery Star model and the Life Star models, as appropriate.

Staff availability

Our highly-trained staff are on-site during office hours at all schemes. There is an out-of-hours telephone service, should residents require any further support.

Tailored support, advice and assistance includes

  • Maintaining a tenancy
  • Managing finances (budgeting and benefits)
  • Cooking, cleaning and shopping
  • Accessing education, training and work
  • Developing hobbies and interests
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Building confidence, resilience and self-esteem
  • Maintaining health, safety and security
  • Signposting and accessing other services
  • Planning a successful move-on

Care and Support


To be eligible for a place at Birmingham Vulnerable Adults Supported Housing, applicants must:

  • Be aged 18 or over
  • Have a mental health need or learning disability
  • Require a minimum of six hours of support per week

How to apply

To apply, please complete the enquiry form below and ask for an application form. We also accept referrals from Birmingham City Council. All support needs will be assessed before an application is accepted.


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